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Meaning and name origin

Santiago \s(a)-ntia-go, san-tiago\ as a boy's name is pronounced sahn-tee-AH-go. It is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Santiago is "Saint James". A blended form of Saint Diego; Diego is a Spanish form of James. James the Greater (of the two apostles by that name) is the patron saint of Spain.

Santiago has 5 variant forms: Sandiago, Sandiego, Santeago, Santiaco and Santigo.

For more information, see also the related boy name Iago.


Santiago is a very popular first name for males (#450 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#308 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Santiago for boys (2015 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Santiago name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Santiago outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Santiago and its variant forms. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Diego, James and Santiago. (2015 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Diego, James, Santiago in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Diego, James outside U.S.


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